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chow time - Dioctria hyalipennis

chow time - Dioctria hyalipennis
Jamestown, Rhode Island, USA
May 20, 2010

Moved from Robber Flies.

I'll confirm the Dioctria hyalipennis (predator), but I don't know Tabanids well enough to comment on the prey.

Moved from ID Request.

robber (Dioctria hyalipennis?) + deerfly (Chrysops fuliginosus?)
awesome shot. please wait for the experts --i'm not a dipterist, just guessing

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